- Heirloom Vegetable Seeds
- Radish - Easter Egg
Radish - Easter Egg
Approximately 75 seeds per gram.
Easter Egg Radish is a blend of all the radish colours available. They all grow at about the same rate and are all white inside but the skin colours are white, red, or purple. The roots are round, crisp, and flavourful. Radishes can be grown all season but they're easiest when sown from March to April and again August through October.
Grow Easter Egg radishes in full sun or partial shade. Plant seeds in loose, well-drained soil. Remove soil lumps, rocks, and roots from radish planting beds. Obstructions can cause roots to grow malformed. Complete the harvest before the weather grows warm. Warm weather can result in small roots. Long days may also cause radishes to flower; plant radishes during the shorter days of spring and autumn. In mild winter regions, grow radishes in late autumn and early winter. Radishes can withstand frost. Keep radish planting beds moist but not wet. Even, regular watering will result in quick growth. Radishes that receive too little water will become woody tasting. Prepare planting beds with aged compost. Radishes store for weeks in the fridge. This is an attractive overall